Join us for this upcoming KnowledgeShare webinar as our dynamic product gurus discuss tips, tricks, and techniques in FOCUS.
Walter Blood, Walter Brengel, and Mark Derwin will impart best practices to attendees about the following topics:
- ANALYSE – Using FOCUS Statistics
- System Files – How to Find out About Your Environment
Session descriptions and speakers are provided below.
Walter Blood, director of Product Management and Customer Support, is responsible for the FOCUS product on the mainframe platform and the core FOCUS engine across all Information Builders products. With more than 30 years of IT experience, he has spent his time at Information Builders working with FOCUS, EDA, and WebFOCUS on all platforms.
Walter Brengel is currently a technical director in the FOCUS Division at Information Builders. He has been working with FOCUS/WebFOCUS for 30 years. His knowledge is with advanced coding techniques and relational adapters. He has prior experience with educational, financial, and government institutions.
Mark Derwin has been with Information Builders for more than three decades, where his name has become synonymous with WebFOCUS Maintain.
Long available in the FOCUS product, the ANALYSE language delivers descriptive statistics, analysis of variance (ANOVA), correlation analyses, exponential smoothing, multiple linear regressions, stepwise regressions, polynomial regressions, discriminant analyses, factor analyses, and time series analyses with forecasting. This session will tour and demonstrate the use of the ANALYSE and its integration with reporting.
Whether you’re looking for information about your data sources, columns within that data source or just want to see what functions are available in your specific version then this session is for you. Join us as we review the variety of system level files from SYSTABLE, SYSCOLUM to SYSSETS to get a better understanding of your environment.